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  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Five ritualists nabbed after attempt to snatch 10-year-old boy failed [PHOTOS] – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, Tuesday paraded five suspected ritualist who was caught in Jalingo, Taraba state capital while trying to kill a 10-year-old boy in the bush. The NSCDC arrested the five young men in the bush near Kona village based on intelligent … Read...
  2. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Miss Nigeria 2019: Beauty Etsanyi Tukura emerges as winner (Photos) – Laila’s Blog

    Miss Beauty Etsanyi Tukura representing Taraba State has been crowned 2019 Miss Nigeria beauty pageant..... Read more via Laila’s Blog – https://ift.tt/2sCeu15 Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  3. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Taraba Assembly Speaker resigns – P.M. News

    Speaker, Taraba State House of Assembly, Peter Abel Diah, has resigned his position. This follows weeks of political intrigues in the state. The Speaker confirmed his resignation on Sunday, citing personal reasons..... Read more via P.M. News – https://ift.tt/2DCcUP3 Get More Nigeria...
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    Metro Hunters kill, arrest kidnappers in Taraba – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Local hunters have invaded the hideouts of kidnappers in Taraba, killing several and arresting a good number of others during the combing of forests and mountains in the state. Though the casualty figure remains hazy as at press time, a hunter … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News –...
  5. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Northern governors, elders, others move to end Jukun, Tiv crisis – The Guardian Nigeria News

    The Northern Governors Forum (NGF), elders and community leaders have perfected plans to ensure peaceful coexistence between Jukun and Tiv communities of Taraba State before the end of the month. A communiqué issued in Abuja … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News...
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    Metro Taraba State University student expelled for criticizing Governor Darius Ishaku on Facebook - LIB

    The management of Taraba State University has expelled a 100-level student of the institution identified as Joseph Israel, for reportedly criticizing the state's Governor Darius Ishaku via his Facebook posts. Joseph was forced to appear before a malpractice committee which deals with issues of...
  7. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Soldiers Indicted In Killing Of Policemen In Taraba To Be Punished – Information Nigeria

    A panel has recommended disciplinary measures for five officers of the army and the police who were involved in the killing of three policemen and a civilian in Taraba state. The policemen attached to the intelligence response team of the force, on … Read more via Information Nigeria –...
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Photo: Girl kidnapped on her way back from school – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    A family member has sent out an SOS on social media saying his uncle’s daughter was today around 5pm kidnapped on her way back from school. He shared a photo of her, saying anyone who finds her should please call the police.... Read more via Welcome To Ladun Liadi’s Blog –...
  9. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Taraba INEC commissioner Baba Abba Yusuf dies – P.M. News

    Alhaji Baba Abba Yusuf, the Taraba State Resident Electoral Commissioner is dead. He died Saturday night in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital after a protracted illness. He was buried on Sunday, in accordance with Islamic rites..... Read more via P.M. News – https://ift.tt/2osds5C Get More...
  10. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Taraba Guber: PDP Defeats APC At Tribunal – Tori News

    The court held that the petitioners failed to prove their claims that the election was marred by irregularities.... Read more via Tori News – https://ift.tt/2V4IRHC Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Traditional Ruler Escapes Attack In Taraba – Sahara Reporters

    Paramount ruler of Yandang chiefdom, Haniel Banti, has escaped an attack by armed men in Taraba State, according to a report by Channels Television. Banti said raised the alarm after he heard the gunmen having a conversation.... Read more via Sahara Reporters – https://ift.tt/34Isnt3 Get...
  12. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Gunmen Kidnap Girl, Injure Father In Machete Attack – Channels Television

    Some gunmen suspected to be kidnappers on Thursday attacked the home of a man identified as Alhaji Usman Bobo in Jalingo, Taraba State The gunmen attacked the man with a machete and whisked his daughter, Farida Usman, away around... Read more via Channels Television – https://ift.tt/2AfEEam...
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics IRT arrests another kidnap kingpin, politicians in Taraba State – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Efforts by the Inspector-General of Police (IGP)’s Intelligence Response Team (IRT) to rid Taraba State of kidnappers and armed robbers have started yielding fruits, as the team has arrested another kidnap kingpin. Confirming the report, a senior police officer, who pleaded anonymity, fingered...
  14. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Photos Of The Catholic Priest Killed And Set Ablaze By Armed Bandits In Taraba – Nairaland

    Rev. Father David Tanko pictured above, was ambushed and killed at Kufai Amadu in Takum local government area of Taraba state on Thursday August 29th. According to reports, the cleric was on his way to Takum for a peace meeting with his fellow clergymen on how to resolve the … Read more via...
  15. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Wadume: Bullet hit my scrotum, I can’t make love – Pulse Nigeria News

    The suspected kidnap kingpin who said he no longer experiences erection also expressed concerns that he may be unable to make love to his four wives. Suspected kidnap kingpin, Hamisu Bala Wadume, says he has lost his manhood may be unable..... Read more via Pulse Nigeria News –...
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Gunmen attack family of five, kill one in Taraba State – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Tragedy struck in Takum Council Area of Taraba State yesterday as armed bandits attacked the family of five on their farm, killing a member of the family following various degrees of injuries he sustained from gunshots. The Guardian learned that the … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News...
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    Metro Police, Army could’ve managed Taraba killings better — CCC boss – Vanguard News

    Executive Secretary of Centre for Crisis Communication, CCC, Air Commodore Yusuf Anas (retd), yesterday, decried the manner the alleged killing of three police and a civilian in the Inspector General of Police Intelligence Respone Team, IRT, by some soldiers at Ibi, Taraba State, earlier this...
  18. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Babangida Introduced Me To Crime, I’m APC Member – Kidnap Kingpin, Makes Shocking Revelations – Naijaloaded

    Notorious kidnap kingpin, Hamisu Bala, popularly known as Wadume, has made some shocking revelations about his criminal activities. Wadume, who said he dropped out of school after junior secondary education, also revealed that one Babangida Musa introduced him to crime. The Read more via...
  19. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Investigative Panel Worried Over Wadume’s Confessional Video – Nairaland

    The Joint Investigative Panel set up by the Defence Headquarters to unravel the circumstances surrounding killings of three Police detectives and a civilian in Taraba during an encounter with troops of the 93 Battalion is worried over the trending confessional video of the principal suspect in...
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    Metro 8 Cows Killed As Speeding Driver Collides With Them In Taraba (Photos) – Nairaland

    A taxi driver named Tofa Omasi today had an accident at Mararraban Yorro,Taraba State.According to report, the driver was on a high speed when the cows were trying to cross the road. He collided with many of the cows.8 cows were killed in the accident.... Read more via Nairaland –...